Network Engineer

  Knight Software Development
Bachelor's Degree   Kabul, Afghanistan Full Time 1976
Date Posted:Apr 23, 2019
Closing Date:May 23, 2019
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:IT - Software
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:2 - 5 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:Yes
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:Dari,Pashto,English

About Knight Software Development:


Knight Software Development was independently licensed and registered in Afghanistan Investment Support Agency (AISA) in 2016 with the aim of providing usable, aesthetic and functional software development and technology services to local and international clients. Together with our associates and corporate, our aim is to help businesses and organizations reach their audience and customers locally and internationally. Time sensitivity, excellence of services and affordability make KSD the best choice. We specialize in providing Web Development, Software Development, Mobile application Development, Desktop application Development, Database Services and Network services to small, medium and large businesses throughout the country. We have designed and developed websites, database systems and mobile apps for companies with 5 employees to 5000 employees. We provide complete support to meet a wide variety of customer needs. Our committed experts guarantee you a quality work that is highly competent in the market creating a dynamic presence to improve your business. We can develop websites and applications that serve your specific commercial needs, develop, modify and/or enhance your existing systems by just including some more customized features that would benefit you. If you are looking for security, stability, professionalism and affordability, Knight Software Development is there for you.

Job Summary:

Network Engineer will be responsible for designing, implementing, monitoring and managing the local and wide area networks of an organization to ensure maximum uptime for users. The role can include designing system, configurations, documenting and managing the installation of a new network, and maintaining and upgrading existing systems as necessary.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Designing and implementing new network solutions and/or improving the efficiency of current networks 

Establishes networking environment by designing system configuration; directing system installation; defining, documenting, and enforcing system standards 

Configure and install various network devices and services (e.g., routers, switches, firewalls, load balancers, VPN, QoS) 

Monitor performance and ensure system availability and reliability 

Monitor system resource utilization, trending, and capacity planning 

Select and implement security tools, policies, and procedures in conjunction with the company’s security team 

Reporting network operational status by gathering, prioritizing information; managing projects. 

Procuring network equipment and managing subcontractors involved with network installation 

Configuring firewalls, routing and switching to maximise network efficiency and security 

Updating network equipment to the latest firmware releases 

Conduct network modeling and analysis to construct a reliable, high-performance integrated network 

Design, recommend and implement new solutions to improve the resilience of network operations

Job Requirement:

Bachelor’s degree in network administration, information technology, or computer science ]

Additional certifications preferred, such as 

      Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) or Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) 

      Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) or Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) 

Retain familiarity with various network types including LANs, WANs, WLANs, SANs, and VoIP networks 

Open to being on call outside of regular working hours as well as occasional nights and weekends in the office 

Project Management skill

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul
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